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harvey lee

Archery season

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harvey lee    13
harvey lee

Is anyone looking forward to the archery opener?? I will be hunting the North Dakota opener this weekend.Looks like the temps will be good.I hope the rain and high winds stay away.

This gets to be a tough time of the year with the great fall fishing,deer hunting, upland birds and waterfowl to be had.Before you know it,it will be hard water fishing season.

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lawdog    0
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too early to even think about hunting lee. No fun swatting misquitos all the time... Give me a good hard freeze or at least something like that to get me to thinking fall before I really get to thinking about hunting. I still can't believe summer is almost over!

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harvey lee    13
harvey lee

North Dakota is dry and the bugs will be few.If bad I just put my bug tamer on and then no problem.Cool weather this weekend and few bugs will make a great weekend.I will be thinking about you Jeff while I am hunting.I have not sent you that elk call yet but it is packaged up and all I need to do is ship it and it will be soon.

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Where abouts you go in ND Lee? The better half is from around Valley City area. Some big deer up that way, her bro-in-law got a dandy 175" deer last year and won the big buck contest with it for a free mount. He and I go out driving around with the binos and spotting scopes quite often when we are up there visiting...

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Rost

Lawdog,

I visit Valley City every year for work. Each time, I make special point to stop into that little gun shop and BS with the owner. He is a nice guy and I can tell he has years and years of experience.

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Do you ever eat Pizza Corner pizza while you are there??? Good stuff!

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harvey lee    13
harvey lee

I hunt approx 1 hour southwest of Fargo along the Sheyenne river.We hunt land right next to the Sheyenne National Grasslands and yes we have a ton of deer and some very,very nice bucks.We hunt almost all archery but we do go rifle hunting if we get drawn for the tags.

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